Chaffee, NY, Erie County
Open Tillable Acres
Wooded (or other) Acres
Condition & Current Use
This property 80-head dairy farm is located in the southeast corner of Erie County. The farm has fenced pasture and cropland that is being used to grow hay and corn. High quality soils make this property suitable for growing a variety of commodities.
Farm History & Past Use
The property was a dairy farm when the current owner purchased it more than 30 years ago.
Small dairy farm looking for potential junior business partner to grow herd size and equity in the business while working on day-to-day responsibilities. Access to prime farmland acres, buildings, and equipment to explore choice of commodities while retaining profits. Excellent people skills and ability to work around animals are important.
Are you willing to mentor a new or beginning farmer?
Do you require a farmer who qualifies for agricultural assessment?
Livestock / Crops Description
The owner is flexible and open to diversifying operations on the farm.
Preferred Farming Method
The farm has all the equipment needed for hay and corn.
One pasture is fenced with 4-strand high tensile electrified wire.
The property is on well water. The fenced pasture has a water tank.
Barns for Livestock
The 100-stall dairy barn includes two box stalls. Seventy-three stalls are on the milk line.
Barns for Equipment/Storage
- 3 silos
- 1 machine shed
- 2 small storage garages
The property has a 3-bedroom, 1-bath house. It would be possible to create an upstairs apartment with a private entrance.
Additional Property Information
The owner would prefer an organic operation, but is willing to consider other practices.